YEARS SAILING EXPERIENCE
INTERNATIONAL AREA MEDALS
NUMBER OF WORLD CUP MEDALS
TOTAL TRAINING TIME PER YEAR
BEST WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP POSITION
BEST EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP POSITION
TIMES OLYMPIC GAMES ATTENDANCE
MEET WITH ALİCAN KAYNAR
Born in Istanbul, Turkey on the 30th October 1988. Alican began sailing at the age of 6 in Fenerbahce Sports Club. He was in optimist class for 6 and laser class for 8 years. Then he started his career in finn class.
Through 25 years, Alican won countless cups and medals in a national and international areas for his club Fenerbahce Dogus Sailing Team and Turkish National Team.
At the age of 24, he made his debut for olympic games. He became 18th in 2012 London Olympic games and 13th in 2016 Rio Olympic Games. Right now, Alican continues his trainings to win medal at the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games.
He is also one of the elite sailor who will fight with the title of team captain in the "Star Sailors Gold Cup" in 2021 which will be the World Cup of Sailing organization.
29th - 5th February / World Cup / Miami - USA ✔
1st - 6th April / Princess Sofia / Palma - Spain ✔
9th-18th May / European Championship / Athens - Greece ✔
2nd-9th June / World Cup Final / Marseilles - France ✔
15th-22nd August / Olympic Games Test / Enoshima - Japan ✔
25th-31st August / World Cup Enoshima / Enoshima - Japan ✔
11th-21st December / World Championship / Melbourne - Australia